January 17, 2022

North Carolina police chief forced out after calling Black Lives Matter a ‘terrorist group’ in Facebook rant

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By Nina Golgowski From New York Daily News A North Carolina police chief has grudgingly resigned after posting a fiery Facebook rant which called the Black Lives Matter movement “nothing more than an American born terrorist group.” Surf City Police Chief Mike Halstead was asked to resign or be fired for the Sept. 3 post […]

Medical students hold “White Coat Die-In” across the U.S.

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By Megan Specia From Mashable Medical students staged so-called “die-ins” in universities across the U.S. on Wednesday as demonstrations on race issues in America continued. The students aimed to highlight the lack of diversity in the medical profession in the U.S. with the dramatic action that featured activists dropping to the ground wearing their lab […]

Why cops in Britain and New Zealand don’t carry guns

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By Pamela Engel Britain and New Zealand have adopted an uncommon style of policing. Their cops typically don’t carry guns on the job. You might assume this would lead to more officer fatalities, but that’s not the case. In Britain, this tradition stretches back to the 19th century. When the Metropolitan Police force was formed, […]

No indictment over Ferguson killing

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Grand jury in US state of Missouri decides not to indict police officer over Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson From USA Today FERGUSON, Mo. — A white police officer will not face charges for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager in a case that set off violent protests and racial unrest throughout the nation. A […]

The Editor Speaks: When the media should NOT publish all their facts

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Today on iNews Cayman we have published a story titled “We’ve reached a new low for victim blaming in Christy Mack attack”. The story is about a woman, Christy Mack, who was made to undress by her ex-boyfriend, shower in front of him “before beating her insistently, stabbing her with a knife, sawing off her […]